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Catalog # Name Description
751 2017-19-8A Triangulator

A metal measuring devise with three sides that slide to increase or decrease size. The object has six protractors mounted on it. One on each corner and one in the senter of each bar. One inch measurements are marked along the top of each bar.

2017-19-8A (Triangulator) image
752 2017-19-8B Triangulator

A metal measuring devise with three sides that slide to increase or decrease size. The object has six protractors mounted on it. One on each corner and one in the senter of each bar. One inch measurements are marked along the top of each bar.

2017-19-8B (Triangulator) image
753 2017-19-8C Triangulator

A metal measuring devise with four sides that slide to increase or decrease size. The object has eight protractors mounted on it. One on each corner and one in the senter of each bar. One inch measurements are marked along the top of each bar.

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754 2017-19-9A Plane Table

A portable plane table made by Gurley Engineering Instuments. The tableis made of wood with a built in metal level at on end. The table sits in a green canvas bag with a leather strap for carrying. Two pieces of scrap paper were found inside the bag.

2017-19-9A (Plane Table) image
755 2017-19-9B Alidade

A metal alidade made by Gurley Engineering Instruments. The object sits in a long leather sheath  with a metal snap at one end. The alidade has one inch measurments along one side. The object has the words "W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y. U.S.A." etched on its surface. 

2017-19-9B (Alidade) image
756 2017-31-1 Shoes None
757 2017-31-10 Medal

Korean Service Medal awarded to Donald Ackman. A: pendant with a gateway and "Korean Services" written around the top. B: Blue ribbon pin with vertical shite stripes on both ends in middle, and a black star in between both sides of the middle stripe. 

758 2017-31-11 Medal

National Defense medal awarded to Donald Ackman from Korean War service. A: Pendant with an Eagle holding leaves, with "National Defense" at the top. B: Red ribbon with vertical stripes with a wide yellow stripe in the middle, thin white stripes on either side, and very thin stripes in the center of the white stripes.

759 2017-31-12 Medal

United States Marine Corps good Conduct medal awarded to Donald Ackman for service in Korean War. A. Pendant hanging from rifle. Around border is chain; between next ring that is rope it says United States Marine Corps. In middle is soldier holding rope in profile with naval gun; below is ribbon with “Semper Fidelis,” or “always faithful.” B. Ribbon is red with vertical black strip in middle.

760 2017-31-13 Jacket

Khaki jacket made of green wool, lapel pins of eagle, anchor, and globe. Patches on shoulders two chevrons with third attached to curving bottom. Single diagonal line by wrist next to strap with eagle on anchor buttons. Number in left sleeve.

761 2017-31-14 Hat

Beret with five eyelets; two parallel to each other and one on its own. Button hole on opposite side to the single eyelet.

762 2017-31-15 Hat

Casual Navy hat. Front left, if worn, is a Navy medal; the globe with anchor behind it, and eagle on top

763 2017-31-16 Pin

Eight screw-on pins; eagle, anchor, and globe.

764 2017-31-17 Pin

Five pins with double needle backs; eagle, anchor, and globe.

765 2017-31-18 Pin

Large screw-on pin, washer between nut and pin; eagle, anchor, and globe.

766 2017-31-19 Button Shiner

Metal implement used to cover jacket to shine buttons. Eyelet on opposite end of “N.S. Meyer Inc., New York, Patent Pending.” Used to fold and unfold.

767 2017-31-2 Medal

U.N. Korean Services medal awarded to Donald Ackman. Blue and white vertical stripes on fabric. A: Pin with medal labelled Korea, and top down look of Earth from the North Pole, with simplistic olive branches around it. B: Ribbon to go with medal.

768 2017-31-20 Belt Buckle

Korean belt buckle; no longer attached to belt. Two spots of corrosion on large flat area that holds connecting belt to buckle.

769 2017-31-21 Patch

Two chevron gold bands on red, one for both right and left sides of Marine uniform. Ordered from Officer’s Equipment Company.

770 2017-31-22 Pants

Navy blue dress uniform pants from Korean War. Red vertical stripe on sides.

771 2017-31-23 Jacket

Navy blue dress uniform of Donald Ackman from service in Korean War.

772 2017-31-24 Shirt

Navy summer shirt from Korean War. Rank patches on shoulders. Size number on inside of collar 15½ x 33.

773 2017-31-25 Tie

Tan Navy tie with D.D. Ackman printed on middle back of tie. Discolored from previous storage used.

774 2017-31-26 Belt

Tan belt with metal buckle and metal end. From Korean War.

775 2017-31-27 Belt None

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